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#1 Victoria Watcher

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Posted 21 February 2020 - 03:08 PM

i believe this will be a ratings bonanza.  the likes of which we've never seen.

 

https://www.cnn.com/...-max/index.html



#2 Victoria Watcher

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Posted 14 May 2021 - 03:23 AM

delayed by a year.  but it's coming this month.

 

 

 

‘Friends: The Reunion’ Special Gets Premiere Date, Teaser Trailer On HBO Max; Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Kit Harington Among Guests

 

https://ca.news.yaho...-170032841.html

 

 

 

 

A slew of A-list celebrity guests will appear on the special including David Beckham, Justin Bieber, BTS, James Corden, Cindy Crawford, Cara Delevingne, Lady Gaga, Elliott Gould, Kit Harington, Larry Hankin, Mindy Kaling, Thomas Lennon, Christina Pickles, Tom Selleck, James Michael Tyler, Maggie Wheeler, Reese Witherspoon and Malala Yousafzai.

 

 

 

 

 

it's unscripted.  i believe it will also be almost universally hated.


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#3 Victoria Watcher

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Posted 27 May 2021 - 02:49 PM

it's unscripted.  i believe it will also be almost universally hated.

 

 

well it wasn't "hated". 

 

but nobody is really talking about it at the water cooler this morning.  not trending on twitter.


Edited by Victoria Watcher, 27 May 2021 - 02:49 PM.


#4 Matt R.

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Posted 27 May 2021 - 04:33 PM

Isn’t it on tonight? I see it’s already on the torrent sites.

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#5 Victoria Watcher

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Posted 27 May 2021 - 04:34 PM

Isn’t it on tonight? I see it’s already on the torrent sites.

Matt.

 

i think it was released to stream at 12:01am today.


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#6 Matt R.

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Posted 27 May 2021 - 04:35 PM

Oh, I figured it was going to broadcast in prime time on nbc. Or is that not a thing anymore either?

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#7 Victoria Watcher

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Posted 27 May 2021 - 04:38 PM

Oh, I figured it was going to broadcast in prime time on nbc. Or is that not a thing anymore either?

Matt.

 

it's on HBO Max.

 

 

 

HBO Max is an American subscription video on demand streaming service owned by AT&T via the WarnerMedia Direct subsidiary of WarnerMedia, and was launched on May 27, 2020. While built around content from namesake premium television service HBO, it principally serves as a content hub for WarnerMedia's various film and television properties, offering a range of original programming and library content from the company as well as additional content licensed through third-party distributors.

 

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Edited by Victoria Watcher, 27 May 2021 - 04:38 PM.


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Posted 27 May 2021 - 05:12 PM

it's on HBO Max....

Available through CRAVE in Canada.


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Posted 27 May 2021 - 07:18 PM

So no one told you life was gonna be this way
Your job's a joke, you're broke
Your love life's DOA
It's like you're always stuck in second gear
When it hasn't been your day, your week, your month
Or even your year, but
I'll be there for you
(When the rain starts to pour)
I'll be there for you
(Like I've been there before)
I'll be there for you
('Cause you're there for me too)
You're still in bed at ten
And work began at eight
You've burned your breakfast
So far, things are going great
Your mother warned you there'd be days like these
But she didn't tell you when the world has brought
You down to your knees that
I'll be there for you
(When the rain starts to pour)
I'll be there for you
(Like I've been there before)
I'll be there for you
('Cause you're there for me too)
No one could ever know me
No one could ever see me
Seems you're the only one who knows
What it's like to be me
Someone to face the day with
Make it through all the rest with
Someone I'll always laugh with
Even at my worst, I'm best with you, yeah
It's like you're always stuck in second gear
When it hasn't been your day, your week, your month
Or even your year
I'll be there for you
(When the rain starts to pour)
I'll be there for you
(Like I've been there before)
I'll be there for you
('Cause you're there for me too)
I'll be there for you
I'll be there for you
I'll be there for you
('Cause you're there for me too)

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Posted 28 May 2021 - 06:15 AM

Although I did not watch many episodes of this show, one episode that I did had what I think was one of the funnier moments in 90/00s sitcom history (at least to me).

Joey and Rachel are sailing/on a boat.

Joey:
Look at this clown. Just 'cause he got a bigger boat, he thinks he can take up the whole river. Get out of the way, jackass! Who names their boat Coast Guard, anyway?

Rachel:
That is the Coast Guard.

Joey:
What are they doing out here? The coast is way over there.
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Posted 28 May 2021 - 06:44 AM

Joey Tribbiani : Hey why can't we use the same toothbrush, but we can use the same soap?

Chandler Bing : Because soap is soap. It's self cleaning.

Joey Tribbiani : Alright, well next time you take a shower, think about the last thing that I wash and the first thing you wash.


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Posted 28 May 2021 - 08:57 AM

Joey Tribbiani : Hey why can't we use the same toothbrush, but we can use the same soap?
Chandler Bing : Because soap is soap. It's self cleaning.
Joey Tribbiani : Alright, well next time you take a shower, think about the last thing that I wash and the first thing you wash.

I think it was because of that episode that I switched to the pump soap.

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Posted 28 May 2021 - 09:03 AM

I think we all remember the time “Mr. Tribbiani” came to Victoria..

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Posted 28 May 2021 - 09:09 AM

I think we all remember the time “Mr. Tribbiani” came to Victoria..


No. Do enlighten us.

#15 todd

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Posted 28 May 2021 - 09:17 AM

No. Do enlighten us.

“Vic­to­ria strip­per sues Friends star“: https://www.pressrea...281762739733052


“MATT LEBLANC: MY WILD NIGHT WITH A STRIPPER“: https://www.national...night-stripper/

Apparently the real “Joey” only comes to Victoria “As a family man, I’ve asked myself, ‘How could I have been so stupid and naïve to get myself into such a situation with a stripper?'”



How You Doin' ?

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#16 Victoria Watcher

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Posted 28 May 2021 - 01:52 PM

it's rumoured the 6-person cast were paid $2.5M each for the appearance.

 

that's not bad money.

 

if it worked, will we see a Seinfeld reunion? yes, i know we already saw one on curb.

 

cheers - seinfeld - friends - frasier - will & grace (from 1982 to 2005!) were a very good run for NBC on Thursday nights.  hill street blues - LA Law - ER rounded out the night.

 

https://en.wikipedia...Thursday nights


Edited by Victoria Watcher, 28 May 2021 - 01:59 PM.


#17 SimonH

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Posted 28 May 2021 - 01:56 PM

“Vic­to­ria strip­per sues Friends star“: https://www.pressrea...281762739733052


“MATT LEBLANC: MY WILD NIGHT WITH A STRIPPER“: https://www.national...night-stripper/

Apparently the real “Joey” only comes to Victoria “As a family man, I’ve asked myself, ‘How could I have been so stupid and naïve to get myself into such a situation with a stripper?'”



How You Doin' ?

I must have been out of town when it happened, don't know how i missed it.


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Posted 28 May 2021 - 04:29 PM

it's rumoured the 6-person cast were paid $2.5M each for the appearance.
 
that's not bad money.
 
if it worked, will we see a Seinfeld reunion? yes, i know we already saw one on curb.
 
cheers - seinfeld - friends - frasier - will & grace (from 1982 to 2005!) were a very good run for NBC on Thursday nights.  hill street blues - LA Law - ER rounded out the night.
 
https://en.wikipedia...Thursday nights



“Jason Alexander says the Seinfeld cast were NEVER friends..”: https://www.dailymai...WORK-MATES.html

 



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